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TTB reminder, federal excise tax return filing dates for 2020

Federal excise tax return filing dates for 2020

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) of the U.S. Treasury Department issued a release that serves as a reminder of the 2020 due dates for filing federal excise tax returns and operational reports.


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The TTB also provided information regarding how to register to receive automated email reminders of the time to file returns and reports.

TTB is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department that administers provisions of the tax laws that impose a federal excise tax on distilled spirits, wine, beer, tobacco products, cigarette papers and tubes, as well as firearms and ammunition.

The due dates will depend on the taxpayer’s circumstances and business type. The TTB release includes information on the due dates for filing:

  • Alcohol and tobacco excise tax returns (for annual, quarterly and semi-monthly filers)
  • Alcohol and tobacco operational reports
  • Alcohol and tobacco export documentation
  • Firearms and ammunition excise tax returns


For more information, contact a tax professional with KPMG’s Excise Tax Practice group:

Taylor Cortright | +1 (202) 533 6188 |

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